The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Use Case skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Use Case over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Use Cases
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 38 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing Use Case 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.74% 1.04% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.26% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £433 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £384 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £400 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.38% -10.00%  

Use Case is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 235 239 301
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 86.40% 82.99% 84.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 623 807
Median daily rate £400 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.14% -0.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £293 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £574 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 29
Median hourly rate £11.93 £21.36 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.13% +1.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.60 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Use Case
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Use Case as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Use Case in East Sussex

Use Case
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Use Case in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Use Case in East Sussex

Use Case
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Use Case within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 2 £433 -
Use Case
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Use Case also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Use Case.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) Psychology
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis

Use Case
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Solvency II Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience Architect
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) Psychology
2 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
1 2 (50.00%) Solvency II